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Title: Systems and methods for wireless temperature sensing

Abstract

Wireless temperature sensing systems and methods include an active sensor for determining temperature parameters in harsh environments, such as in very high temperature conditions, and wireless conveyance of the detected parameters. In an example embodiment, a pyroelectric element can generate a voltage when subjected to a temperature change. A coil is electrically coupled to the pyroelectric element and configured to generate a magnetic field in response to a current induced by the voltage generated by the pyroelectric element. A pickup is electromagnetically coupled with and detects the magnetic field generated by the coil, and the pickup is configured to provide an output corresponding to the detected magnetic field.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
The Univ. of Texas, Austin, TX (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1525037
Patent Number(s):
10,228,290
Application Number:
15/485,494
Assignee:
Board of Regents, The University of Texas System (Austin, TX)
DOE Contract Number:  
FE0011235
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2017-04-12
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Lin, Yirong, and Love, Norman D. Systems and methods for wireless temperature sensing. United States: N. p., 2019. Web.
Lin, Yirong, & Love, Norman D. Systems and methods for wireless temperature sensing. United States.
Lin, Yirong, and Love, Norman D. Tue . "Systems and methods for wireless temperature sensing". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1525037.
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abstractNote = {Wireless temperature sensing systems and methods include an active sensor for determining temperature parameters in harsh environments, such as in very high temperature conditions, and wireless conveyance of the detected parameters. In an example embodiment, a pyroelectric element can generate a voltage when subjected to a temperature change. A coil is electrically coupled to the pyroelectric element and configured to generate a magnetic field in response to a current induced by the voltage generated by the pyroelectric element. A pickup is electromagnetically coupled with and detects the magnetic field generated by the coil, and the pickup is configured to provide an output corresponding to the detected magnetic field.},
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place = {United States},
year = {2019},
month = {3}
}

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